How to Transfer Photos from Android to iPad

How to transfer photos from Android to your iPad when you want to move photos or just change a new iPad? We will provide you two fast ways to get photos from Android to iPad.

Joy Taylor Last Updated: May. 14, 2020

What is the best way to transfer all pictures I took from my Android phone to my iPad Air 2? I have about 1,200 photos in my Android phone, and I have tried Dropbox but it was very slow to upload and download the photos.

Like many others, you carry around an Android phone and are fond of capturing photos anytime on the go. At the same time, you also have an Apple iPad at home. Or you might be a tech geek who owns an Android phone, an iPhone as well as an iPad. Whatever the reason may be, you’re here to search a method to transfer photos from your Android phone to your iPad with minimal trouble.

iTunes seems to be your first choice to sync Android pictures to your iPad. Yes, you just need to copy Android photos to a folder on the computer, and then use iTunes to sync the photos to your iPad. However, you should remember that all the photos in your iPad photo library would be replaced and gone. In this guide, we will offer you two worry-free methods to transfer photos from Android to iPad with no data loss.

Also Read: How to Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone without Computer >

Method 1. How to Transfer Photos from Android to iPad Directly

If you are searching for a quick & simple way to transfer your Android photos to iPad, then this 1-click Android to iPhone Switcher software – AnyTrans for iOS is just what you find. It supports not only transferring Android photos to iPad but also transferring some other important data, including contacts, calendar, music, videos, apps, messages and call logs. What’s more, it also applying for transferring files from Android/iPhone to iPad/iPhone.

Now, download AnyTrans for iOS, and follow the step-by-step guide below.

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Step 1. Run AnyTrans for iOS on your computer > Connect both of your Android phone and iPad to the computer > The interface will be displayed as below.

Connect iPad with AnyTrans for iOS

Connect iPad with AnyTrans for iOS

Step 2. Then click on Phone Switcher, and choose Phone to iPhone. You can migrate data from Android to iPad with it.

Click Phone Switcher and Choose Phone to iPhone

Click Phone Switcher and Choose Phone to iPhone

Step 3. Select your Android device as the source device and your iPad as the target device > Click Next.

Add Android as Source Device and Choose iPad as Target Device

Add Android as Source Device and Choose iPad as Target Device

Step 4. Choose Photos > Click Next to start transferring. Please wait patiently and do not disconnect your devices until the process is finished.

Choose Photos from Android

Choose Photos from Android

Method 2. Transfer Photos from Android to New iPad Using Move to iOS

Move to iOS is the first Android app that Apple designed for Android users to move data from Android to iPhone/iPad when you got a new iPhone/iPad. Download it from Google Play Store on your Android phone and follow the steps below to see how to transfer pictures from Android to iPad with Move to iOS.

All your existing photos on your iPhone/iPad will be erased and replaced when transferring with Move to iOS app. So it’s more suitable for the users who changed a new iPhone/iPad and need to setup. And maybe it will take you a long time to complete the entire process.

Step 1. Set up your new iPad to reach the App & Data screen > Tap Move Data from Android > Tap Continue to get the ten-digit or six-digit code. If you have finished the setup process, then you have to erase your iPad and start over.

Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone X with Move to iOS - Step 2

Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone X with Move to iOS – Step 2

Step 2. Open Move to iOS app on your Android phone > Tap Continue > Read the terms and conditions and tap Agree > Tap Next on the Find Your Code screen.

Step 3. Enter the ten-digit or six-digit code on your Android phone > Choose photos and tap Next > After the process completes, tap Done on Android phone.

Further Reading: How to Fix “Move to iOS Not Connecting” Issue >

The Bottom Line

After transferring the photos from your Android phone to your iPad, you can go to your iPad Photos app to check the photos, and you will find no previous images are erased with above two ways. Why not download AnyTrans for iOS on your computer and have a try now?

Free Download

Free Download

* 100% Clean & Safe

Free Download * 100% Clean & Safe

Joy Taylor

Member of iMobie team as well as an Apple fan, love to help more users solve various types of iOS & Android related issues.